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Author Stallings, William.

Title Operating systems : internals and design principles / William Stallings
Edition Fourth edition
Published Upper Saddle River, N.J. ; London : Prentice Hall, 2001


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  005.43 Sta/Osi 2001  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 779 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Stallings, William. William Stallings books on computer and data communications technology.
Prentice Hall international editions
Contents Part one: Background. Computer system overview -- Operating system overview -- Part two: Processes. Process description and control -- Threads, SMP, and microkernels -- Concurrency: mutual exclusion and synchronization -- Concurrency: deadlock and starvation -- Part three: Memory. Memory management -- Virtual memory -- Part four: Scheduling. Uniprocessor scheduling -- Multiprocessor and real-time scheduling -- Part five: Input/output and files -- File management -- Part six: Distributed systems. Distributed processing, client/server, and clusters -- Distributed process management -- Part seven: Security. Computer security
Notes Previous ed.: 1999
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography
Subject Operating systems (Computers)
LC no. 00007405
ISBN 0130319996 paperback
013032986X paperback